Library News

Sarah, Plain and Tall, is coming to a stage near you!

Posted on: February 19, 2016 | By: grimes

Beloved children’s classic and 1986 Newbery Medal Winner, Patricia MacLachlan’s Sarah, Plain and Tall tells the story of a widower, Jacob Witting, and his two children, Anna and Caleb. Though his children still grieve the loss of their mother, Jacob places an advertisement in the newspaper in search of a wife, and Sarah Wheaton enters […]


Winter Reading Wrap-Up

Posted on: February 12, 2016 | By: grimes

Winter Reading wrapped up just a couple weeks ago at the Grimes Public Library. Children, teens, and adults all had their own Winter Reading Programs this year. Children completed activities and reading on their snowflake reading logs, and had their names entered in to our grand prize drawing. Two sleds were raffled off. One sled […]


Jedi Knight Training

Posted on: December 29, 2015 | By: admin

To celebrate the release of the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Grimes Public Library hosted a Jedi Training Academy on Tuesday, December 15.   The young padawans were given a series of tests to prove they had what it took to be Jedi Knights. Here is a list of some of the […]


Winter Reading Programs at Grimes Public Library

Posted on: November 18, 2015 | By: admin

We hope that everyone is having a wonderful winter break! If you are looking for something to do this winter, why not try to tackle our winter reading program? Grimes Public Library is doing a winter reading challenge for all ages. No matter how old you are, reading a good book is a great way […]